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Expansión is a Spanish-language news magazine targeted to business markets in Mexico and Latin America created in 1969[1] and redesigned in 1999. While most business media in Mexico focus on macroeconomic and political aspects, Expansión is set apart by its coverage of the people and ideas that drive the private sector in Mexico.

EditorEladio González
FounderJohn Christman, Harvey L. Poppel and Gustavo Romero Kolbeck
First issueJanuary 29, 1969; 50 years ago (1969-01-29)
CompanyGrupo Expansión, S.A. de C.V.
Based inMexico City

Expansión is the flagship publication of Grupo Expansión (GEx), founded in 1966. In 2005, GEx was bought by Time Inc.[2] In 2007, Expansión and CNN jointly launched a website specializing in business, economic, and financial aspects in Mexico and Latin America. The site was originally launched as as an adaptation modeled on for the Latin American market.


  1. ^ Expansión. "50 años de Expansión: nuestra historia". Expansión (in Spanish). Retrieved 27 May 2019.
  2. ^ "Time Inc. Acquires Grupo Editorial Expansión, Major Mexican Magazine Publisher" (Press release). Time Warner. August 16, 2006. Retrieved December 13, 2012.

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